Assistive Technology for Cerebral Palsy

assistive technology for cerebral palsy
Using Assistive Technology Assistive Technology (AT) is a generic term that includes assistive, adaptive, and rehabilitative devices and the process used in selecting, locating, and using them. AT promotes greater independence for people with disabilities by enabling them to perform tasks…

Counseling Individuals with Disabilities

Therapies that can help disabled people
Individuals with disabilities There are various therapies that can help people with Cerebral Palsy and this area of the site will have information about the different therapy. The main therapies include: Physiotherapy (Physical Therapy) Occupational Therapy Speech and Language Therapy…

What is a Developmental Disability

Development Disability is a combination of mental and physical impairments
Developmental Disabilities This is a term used to describe lifelong disabilities because of mental and/or physical or a combination of mental and physical impairments, manifested before age twenty-two. I use most commonly the term in the United States to refer…

Disability Discrimination Act United Kingdom

Disability Discrimination Act United Kingdom
There’s been widespread speculation about the new legislation being introduced under the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act), which will ensure that websites are accessible to blind and disabled users. Try to find specific information about it on the Internet and chances…

Technology for Disabled People

Technology for Disabled People
Computer Technology for Disabled People In human-computer interaction, computer accessibility (also known as Accessible computing) refers to the accessibility a computer system to all people, regardless of disability or severity of impairment. It is largely a software concern; when software, hardware,…

Examples of Physical Disabilities

Cerebral Palsy is a permanent physical condition
Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy is a permanent physical condition that affects movement is not an illness and or a disease it can affect people differently. If someone has this disability it means that part of their brain is not working…

Causes of Cerebral Palsy

What Causes Cerebral Palsy
What Causes Cerebral Palsy Cerebral palsy is not one disease with a single cause, like chicken pox or measles. It is a group of disorders with similar problems in control of movement, but probably with different causes. When physicians try…